A MOTORBIKER was hurt and taken to hospital after a crash on the motorway.

Witnesses of the crash on the M5 near Worcester are now being asked to come forward by police.

A white van and a Harley Davidson motorcycle crashed on the M5 southbound on Monday (August 1) between junctions five (Droitwich) and six (Worcester).

A spokesperson for West Mercia Police said: "Officers are appealing for witnesses following a van and motorcycle collision on the M5 southbound carriageway.

"The collision happened at around 2.35pm on Monday 1 August within the roadworks between junction 5 and junction 6 (southbound).

"The vehicles involved were a white van and a Harley Davidson motorcycle. The rider and passenger of the bike suffered injuries that required hospital treatment.

"Anyone who saw the collision, or may have captured it on dash-cam, is asked to get in touch by visiting https://orlo.uk/7Tk6M quoting incident 352i of 1 August 2022."